Germany warns anti-semitism rising on back of Middle East violence

November 13, 2014 2:02 PM

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Germany warns anti-semitism rising on back of Middle East violence

BERLIN (Reuters) - Germany's foreign minister said at an international conference on anti-semitism on Thursday that "hatred of Jews" was on the rise once more in his country and across Europe, fueled by spiraling violence in the Middle East.

Frank-Walter Steinmeier said Germany's Jews were subjected to threats and attacks at pro-Palestinian demonstrations, and the conflict between Israel in Gaza must not be used as justification for an anti-semitic behavior.As well as slogans like "Gas the Jews!" during some marches, in July at the heig...

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